Dutch writer to Italian newspaper: There's "too much Africa in South Africa"

From Africa is a Country Wed Feb 20 2013, 14:00:13

Oscar Pistorius being charged with the alleged murder of his girlfriend on Valentine's Day has given the Dutch writer Adriaan Van Dis the chance to play "South African expert" in a long interview in Tuesday's issue of the Italian newspaper La Stampa. Van Dis's latest book, Tikkop (translated in Italian as "Tradimento", or "Betrayal" in English), was the official [...]

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse

You might also be interested in the following news stories:

South Africa:   Deputy President's Spokesperson Ronnie Mamoepa Dies (news)
23 July 2017

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's spokesperson Ronnie Mamoepa died in hospital on Saturday night. The Presidency announced that Mamoepa died at 23:15. "The president and deputy president convey their ... [read more]

South Africa:   Money Has Little to Do With Why Military Is Failing to Do Its Job (analysis)
The Conversation
19 July 2017

Much has been said about the size of South Africa's defence budget, the tension between commitments and capabilities, and the need to arrest the decline in defence. Despite the fact that the South ... [read more]

South Africa:   Govt, Families of Deceased Mental Health Patients Reach Agreement (press release)
Government of South Africa
21 July 2017

Health Minister Dr Arron Motsoaledi and Gauteng Premier David Makhura have reached an agreement with representatives of the families and relatives of the victims of the 'Life Esidimeni' tragedy on the ... [read more]

blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!